Welcome to Troop 97


Date Event
March 10, 2019: Trailer Repack: All PLC members and patrol quartermasters should meet at ASM Jeff Hutton’s garage (11951 Bubbling Well Rd, Glenarm, IL 62536) at 3:00 pm to repack our troop trailer in preparation for the spring camping season. We should be done in about an hour.
March 16, 2019: Scouting for Food: T97 Scout and Leaders will meet at the Chatham Presbyterian Church at 8:45am to help collect food bags from homes around Chatham to support the Chatham food bank. Service hours count toward rank advancement. Sign up to join us.
March 22-24, 2019: American Indian Seminar: Join us as we attend an American Indian seminar hosted by the Order of the Arrow. This activity, which is open to ALL scouts, will focus on key aspects of American Indian culture such as dance, singing, and hands on craft workshops. The cost is $35 and the deadline to sign up is March 11, 2019.
April 6, 2019: OA One Day of Service: Assist the Order of the Arrow in performing service work at Camp Illinek as they prepare for the 2019 camping season. This event begins at 9:00am and ends with an 5:00pm
April 6, 2019: OA One Day of Service Call Out Ceremony: Come to Camp Illinek’s Firebowl at 7:00 pm to support Troop 97’s Order of the Arrow eligible scouts as they participate in the first Call Out Ceremony of 2019.
April 12-14, 2019: New Scout Campout: Join Troop 97 as we take our newest scouts to Camp Bunn for their first official campout with Troop 97. There is a $16 cost for this activity, and you must sign up by April 8, 2019.
Upcoming Meetings March 11, 2019: NO TROOP Meeting – PLC Meeting
March 18, 2019: Troop Meeting – Troop Election Night
March 25, 2019: NO TROOP Meeting – Spring Break

April 1, 2019: Troop Meeting
April 8, 2019: Troop Meeting
April 15, 2019: NO TROOP MEETING - PLC
April 22, 2019: Troop Meeting
April 29, 2019: Troop Meeting